Teapot

Chinese
1800–1850


Object Place: China for American Market

Accession Number

1972.563

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

On View

Lisbeth L. Tarlow and Stephen B. Kay Gallery (Gallery 121C)

Collections

Americas, Asia

Classifications

Porcelain

This is an oval-shaped white teapot with gold bands and blue leaf decoration. The lid is missing. Part of a Chinese and English porcelain tea service 1972.481-501, 1972.560-563, 1972.604-612

Provenance

Probably descended in the Derby and West families of Salem, MA; to Richard Edwards; 1972, gift of Richard Edwards to the MFA. (Accession date: June 7, 1972)

Credit Line

Gift of Richard Edwards